Tips on Picking the Perfect Bag

According to the PurseBlog – a website devoted to all thing purse related, today is National Handbag Day. In honor of this occasion, I wanted to share some things to consider when you are getting ready to buy a handbag – designer or consignment, big or small, luxe or moderate. Use for it. Do you […]

How to Tell if a Hermes Birkin Bag is Fake

Despite the title, I cannot figure out how to tell a Hermes Birkin bag fake from a real one. However, what I can tell you are what pictures are essential to have before making a Hermes Birkin purchase. These photos are key for online authenticators. The right photos help determine the bags that are authentic […]

Designer Handbags: Online Authentication Services

When you need to authenticate a designer handbag, there are authenticators to help. You might want to know if you are bidding or buying the real thing before you do. Or you may wonder if you just received a fake or counterfeit handbag in lieu of the real deal. If this happens, there are sites […]

Trend Alert: Bag Nesting

I have to slightly scoff at my own headline about the “trend” of bag nesting, since I have been doing it for 20 years! However, it is a notable trend as many of the new ‘generation’ (I’m totally dating myself) have learned what us ‘older’ folks have already been doing for decades. So this post […]

Bag Charm: HipFits

I love all of those adorable bag accessories in the market – the Fendi Monsters, the horse charms from Hermes, you name it. Adorbs! However, I’m not in love with the price tags of them. I’d rather put the money into the bag itself…until I see a cute charm hanging off someone else’s purse, then […]

Top Mini Crossbody Handbags 2015-2016

Small is the new big. When I was planning a vacation recently, I knew I needed a mini handbag that I could wear crossbody. I know the freedom it would give me in the airport and would lighten my load when sightseeing. I searched and found the top mini handbags to consider for a vacation […]

Goyard Color Options: Help Me Decide!

It has been awhile since I posted! Been busy with a house hunt and planning a major event…and doing some window shopping! One item I want to add to my handbag collection is a Goyard St. Louis GM Tote. I need a bag that is lightweight, great throughout the entire year and perfect for rainy […]

Disney Luxe: Crossbodies and Clutches

Many Disney fans know about Vera Bradley and Dooney and Bourke for their Disney themed handbag cravings. Yet, there is a another company producing Disney clutches and cross bodies with a big price tag. Luxury Disney Handbags Olympia Le-Tan pieces have been featured in Vogue, Elle, Glamour, In Style and more. Her designs are whimsical […]

Painted Handbags: Hermes or Not

There was a lot of hoopla last week when Kim Kardashian West was spotted with a painted Hermès bag. The bag was painted by her one year old and the world let out a collective gasp! However, there are some facts to consider about the whole deal that may actually give you an idea for […]

When to Use a Clutch and Three Chic Clutches to Consider

I love clutches. There is something so chic and sophiscated when you have a clutch tugged under your arm. As a Mom, however, when the heck do I have the option to be clutch chic? Well, here are three clutches worthy of our Mom life. First, I ADORE this clutch from Jimmy Choo. Granted, the […]

Givenchy vs. Louis Vuitton vs. Chanel Bag

I always love perusing forums and seeing what are the latest must-have luxury handbags. With fall and winter arriving, there is also a lot of chatter about colors to wear through the season. Some favorites are the periennal black, but contenders for this season that would look great against a black coat are purple handbags, […]